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Ring in the New Year beautifully!

Chrissy Callahan is the Contributing Beauty Editor for SheKnows and helps manage the Beauty & Love sites' content. Before joining SheKnows, Chrissy freelanced for a variety of different websites and covered everything from NY Fashion Wee...

New Year's beauty

At a loss for how to beautify this New Year's Eve? Check out our must-have beauty essentials and you'll be polished in no time!

Powder to go

Any beauty queen knows that powder helps set your makeup and prevent any sloppy after effects, but a lot of women forget to bring their powder with them for on the go touchups. Maybe that's because most powder compacts are too bulky or messy for that tiny clutch you'll be toting this New Year's Eve. This year, banish any makeup meltdowns with an on the go powder brush like Jane Iredale's Brush-Me Matte.

Jane Iredale's Brush-Me Matte


Blotting papers

You know the saying "Women don't sweat, they glisten?" Well, women do sweat, especially when we're in a room crowded with other New Year's revelers! Keep your skin's natural glow and even tone with a mini pack of blotting papers. We love the Tea Tree Oil ones from The Body Shop to help remove oil and sweat from our face without messing up our makeup.

Blotting papers


Long-lasting mascara

It's hard to find a long-lasting mascara that won't bleed or drip under your lids, but we've recently fallen hard for a mascara that does just that! To prevent any mascara meltdowns this New Year's Eve, try L'Oréal Paris Voluminous False Fiber Lashes Mascara.

L'Oréal Paris Voluminous False Fiber Lashes Mascara


Q-tips

You know that annoying feeling you get when your mascara or eyeshadow bleeds into your under eye? Yep, we've all been there ladies! Fix any beauty blunders with a Q-tip this New Year's Eve. These little miracle workers are portable, tiny and mess-free (unlike some makeup removing tools).

Q-tips


Primer

Odds are you're going to be out all night long this New Year's Eve, so you're going to need makeup that lasts. To make sure your eye makeup lasts the whole night long, try out a primer. We love Bare Escentuals' Prime Time Eyelid Primer!

Bare Escentuals' Prime Time Eyelid Primer


Hair savior

If your hair suddenly falls flat during your night out, you'll want a little pick-me-up! We love göt2b POWDER'ful volumizing styling powder for its volumizing skills and its tiny, clutch-ready size.

göt2b POWDER'ful volumizing styling powder


Compact

You don't always have time to run to the ladies' room in the middle of a party to check on your makeup, so bring a tiny compact with you for makeup inspections.

Compact mirror


Lip gloss

You'll want those lips to look nice and luscious when the clock strikes 12, ladies, so stash a lip gloss in your clutch (Try Aubrey Organics Natural Lips Sheer Tints) for last-minute touchups, beautiful!

Aubrey Organics Natural Lips Sheer Tints

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